Figures of the likes of Julio Cesar Chavez, Roberto “Hand of Stone” Durán, Sugar ray leonard, Lennox lewis and possibly the heavyweight champion of the World Boxing Council, Tyson fury, will be in Mexico City next November to participate in the 59 WBC Annual Convention.
“They come Sugar ray leonard, Lennox lewis, Duran, Chavez”, He confirmed Mauricio Sulaiman, president of the CMB. “We are going to pay tribute to the wife of Marvin hagler, and maybe it will come Fury. It is going to be a very good convention ”.
What’s on the agenda at the WBC Convention?
The event will take place from November 15 to 19 in Mexico City, at a hotel to be confirmed. It will be the eighth time that it is held in the capital of the country, after 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1980, 1988 and 2000.
“We will see the qualifications and mandatory fights, ring official seminars,” he commented. Sulaiman. “There will be an important celebration, tributes, remembering many members who got ahead of us and others who are giving great results. There will be special champions, a lot of important things like in every convention ”.
In addition to the mentioned figures, the participation of legendary Mexican monarchs such as Carlos Zarate, Humberto “Chiquita” González, Pipino Cuevas and others. In addition, they will be current champions of the body.